Windows is the most preferred OS and have many users connected but like any other software, errors do occur with this operating system as well. Among the other issues of Windows, the most common and panicking error is when you get a black screen on your Windows 10 PC.
Fix Black Screen Problem on Windows 10
As the black screen doesn’t display any error it becomes really difficult to know what needs to be done to identify the error. The black screen problem can occur due to graphics driver issues, problems with connection with the display or while you install the windows update or it can occur simply all of a sudden.
This article will help you fix the problem of black screen on Windows 10 by following simple methods.
Check the video connections on your system
If you get a black screen when you sign into your Windows 10, it can be because of the connection issue between the display and your PC.
If you are using a desktop PC then check the display to ensure it is connected well to the computer and the power outlet.
You can also try to change the video output and check. Also you can try connecting a different monitor to the computer or laptop to make sure that your primary display is working fine.
In case the PC is not able to check the display then you can use
Windows key + P from your keyboard
Press- P once again
These steps should be repeated multiple times through different screen options.
Disconnect unnecessary devices
Sometimes black screen also appears due to the external devices that are connected to your PC so make sure you disconnect all the unnecessary devices.
If everything works find and you do not see the blue screen again then you can connect one device at one time. In case your PC shows black screen again then your external device is the reason for the black screen.
Boot your PC in safe mode to identify and resolve the black screen issue
In case you find the problem is not with external devices then the reason could be different. You can try to boot your PC in safe mode and check if the problem gets resolved.
To boot your PC in safe mode you can follow the steps given below.
Start your computer
When you get the screen for sign in then hold down the Shift key and click – Power button located at bottom right and choose- Restart
After you get the advanced startup menu simply click- Troubleshoot
Click- Advance options
Click- Startup settings
Click- Restart button
Press 5/F5 on Startup settings to get into Safe mode with networking.